Occupational therapists who want to improve the ergonomics of clients who are using computers are the focus of this webinar. After learning the analytical tools to apply to their ergonomic knowledge, professionals will be able to make customized ergonomic product, environmental, and behavioral recommendations.
Course created on October 31, 2023
- After this course, participants will be able to identify 90% of all ergonomic problems for people complaining of pain at their computers.
- After this course, participants will be able to list 90% of the appropriate body mechanics, environmental, and exercise recommendations to address the needs of the client in the case study.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize one benefit of each ergonomic product listed in the course to make specific product recommendations for an individual client.
|5-10 Minutes||Ergonomics Definitions and Statistics|
|10-20 Minutes||Ergonomic Risk Factors and Postures|
|20-25 Minutes||Ergonomic Problems and Musculoskeletal Disorders|
|30-35 Minutes||Case Study: Alex|
|35-45 Minutes||Onsite Assessment and Recommendations|
|45-60 Minutes||Equipment Assessment/Onsite Assessment Review|
|60-65 Minutes||Case Study: Janice|
|65-70 Minutes||Decision-making Process|
|70-75 Minutes||Decision-making Process|
|75-95 Minutes||Recommendations: Environment, Body Mechanics, and Stretching; Quiz; Case Study|
|95-110 Minutes||Product Recommendations|
|110-115 Minutes||Putting It All Together: James Case Study and Written Report|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary; Q&A|
OTR/L, MA, CDP, CEAS
Shaul Lent has been a practicing occupational therapist for the past nine years. For most of his career, he has worked with clients suffering from neurological and ergonomic-related orthopedic injuries.
Over seven years ago, he founded Ergonomics Advance, an ergonomic consulting company helping clients return to work after injury and helping those working at their computer from experiencing pain.
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Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
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